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Xbox One doesnt need to care about core gamers

Xbox One doesnt need to care about core gamers

on May 22nd, 2013 | 2,011 Comments

I was somewhat was disillusioned by yesterday’s Xbox One reveal. I started watching as hyped as anyone (who has used the Xbox 360 more than any…

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Just say ‘no’ to brown games

Just say ‘no’ to brown games

on March 29th, 2013 | 3 Comments

Thinking back along 20 years of gaming, I’m struggling to remember when brown became everyone’s favourite colour? Don’t get me wrong, sometimes I like brown. Chocolate?…

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What kind of RPG can you make in just 3 hours?

What kind of RPG can you make in just 3 hours?

on March 15th, 2013 | 3,512 Comments

The process of making a decent game is long and arduous. It requires skills in a number of disciplines – none of which I am particularly…

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The 10 Next-Gen Commandments

The 10 Next-Gen Commandments

on March 8th, 2013 | 9 Comments

This current generation seems to have been around forever – not because it’s been a slightly longer cycle than normal – but because there’s a whole…

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Why Shenmue 3 must never be made

Why Shenmue 3 must never be made

on March 1st, 2013 | 11 Comments

I can feel the internet welling up with hate as I type this. Welling up with loathing – ready to spunk creamy-hot vitriolic hate all over…

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The forgotten games Playstation 4 should bring back

The forgotten games Playstation 4 should bring back

on February 22nd, 2013 | 10 Comments

There are loads of games I loved on PSone and PS2 – forgotten games that, for whatever reason, didn’t  get much love in the current generation….

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Kaz Hirai excluded from PS4 reveal

Kaz Hirai excluded from PS4 reveal

on February 20th, 2013 | 4 Comments

When Ridge Racer’s absence from today’s PS4 reveal was confirmed – Kaz Hirai’s attendance was not only deemed unnecessary, but (our ‘inside sources’ reveal) actively discouraged….

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Guns don’t kill people, videogames do.

Guns don’t kill people, videogames do.

on February 1st, 2013 | 9 Comments

I’d like to say that videogames have never made me violent – but I can’t.  I bought Super Ghouls and Ghosts in 1993 and both the…

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